Building Approvals Up 3 % Year To November 2019

Building Approvals Up 3 % Year To November 2019

12 January 2020

Tasmania Minister for Building and Construction Elise Archer Building A Brighter Future For Tasmania Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government’s priority is jobs and with the fastest growing economy in Australia, the State’s building and construction sector continues to go from strength to strength. Latest Building Approvals data released by the ABS today shows that in […]

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$3 Million Warehouse Facility For Bundaberg-Based Manufacturer

$3 Million Warehouse Facility For Bundaberg-Based Manufacturer

11 January 2020

Queensland Minister for State Development and Manufacturing Cameron Dick State Support Sees Bundy Manufacturer’s Expansion Plans Cooking With Gas Victor P Taffa A new $3 Million facility for Bundaberg-based manufacturer Grillex is set to create more jobs for the Wide Bay, supported by the Palaszczuk Government’s $175 million Jobs and Regional Growth Fund. Grillex (formerly […]

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Local Business BSH Awarded Contract To Upgrade Electronic Security System

Local Business BSH Awarded Contract To Upgrade Electronic Security System

10 January 2020

Tasmania Minister for Building and Construction Elise Archer Big Boost For Local Tasmanian Business Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is committed to helping Tasmanian businesses grow, Minister for Building and Construction Elise Archer said. Moonah based business BSH has been awarded the contract for a $2.6 Million upgrade of the electronic security system and associated […]

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Dwellings Approved Up 0.8 % November 2019

Dwellings Approved Up 0.8 % November 2019

08 January 2020

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Rise In November Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved rose 0.8 % in November 2019, in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Rise was driven by approvals for private sector dwellings excluding houses, which increased by 2.9 % in November.” […]

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Sharryn Jackson Appointed As New Chairperson Of WorkCover

Sharryn Jackson Appointed As New Chairperson Of WorkCover

27 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Industrial Relations Bill Johnston New WorkCover Chairperson Appointed Victor P Taffa Sharryn Jackson appointed new WorkCover WA chairperson Minister Johnston thanks outgoing chairperson Greg Joyce Minister for Industrial Relations Bill Johnston is pleased to announce that Sharryn Jackson has been appointed as the new chairperson of WorkCover WA, effective from January […]

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Territorians Urged To Support Local Industry

Territorians Urged To Support Local Industry

26 December 2019

Northern Territory Treasurer Nicole Manison Support your fellow Territorian And Buy local This New Year Victor P Taffa Buying local means supporting Northern Territory jobs and industry, and there is no better time to buy local seafood than now, with the New Year just around the corner. Findings from new research by the Fisheries Research […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down 0.8% October 2019

Dwelling Approvals Down 0.8% October 2019

03 December 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In October Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved fell 0.8 % in October 2019, in trend terms, and has fallen for 23 months, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Fall was driven by approvals for private sector houses, which decreased by […]

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Wide Bay-Burnett Manufacturing Boosted By Palaszczuk Govt Funding

Wide Bay-Burnett Manufacturing Boosted By Palaszczuk Govt Funding

02 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick Almost $1 Million In Funding Fuels Wide Bay-Burnett Manufacturing Victor P Taffa 4 manufacturers across the Wide Bay-Burnett are upgrading their work practices and creating more jobs for Queenslanders after securing almost $1 Million in combined funding from the Palaszczuk Government. Member for Maryborough Bruce Saunders said the $46 […]

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Brisbane’s South-West Manufacturing To Be Boosted By New Technology

Brisbane’s South-West Manufacturing To Be Boosted By New Technology

28 November 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk $2.6 Million Boost To Manufacturing In Brisbane’s South-West Victor P Taffa Three manufacturers in Brisbane’s south-west will turn cutting-edge technology into transformative growth after securing $2.6 Million in combined funding from the Queensland Government. Queensland Premier and Member for Inala Annastacia Palaszczuk said the $46 Million Made in Queensland (MiQ) grants […]

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Darling Downs Manufacturing To Be Boosted By New Technology

Darling Downs Manufacturing To Be Boosted By New Technology

28 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick $3.2 Million Boost To Manufacturing In The Darling Downs Victor P Taffa Three manufacturers in Queensland’s Darling Downs will turn cutting-edge technology into growth and opportunity after securing more than $3.2 Million in combined funding from the Palaszczuk Government. Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick said the $46 Million Made […]

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Jobs Boost With Launch Of Major New Facility In Melbourne’s West

Jobs Boost With Launch Of Major New Facility In Melbourne’s West

18 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Jobs Innovation and Trade Martin Pakula New Jobs Boost Just The Ticket For Melbourne’s West Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has support has secured for another jobs win for Victoria with ticket, tag and label manufacturer TMA Group launching a major new facility in Truganina today. “TMA is an Australian success story […]

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More Than 30 South Australian Businesses On Show At China Import Expo

More Than 30 South Australian Businesses On Show At China Import Expo

09 November 2019

South Australia Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment David Ridgway South Australian Businesses Chalk Up Export Deals At China Import Expo Victor P Taffa More than 30 South Australian food, wine and tourism businesses are showcasing some of the state’s finest produce and professional services at China’s largest international trade event this week at the […]

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5-Star Hotel Development Opens In Chadstone

5-Star Hotel Development Opens In Chadstone

03 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Suburban Development Marlene Kairouz Chadstone Hotel Coup Underscores Strength Of Suburbs Victor P Taffa Melbourne has bolstered its position as the nation’s capital for fashion, retail and luxury accommodation with the opening of Hotel Chadstone Melbourne. This will be the first 5-star hotel built outside the CBD. Minister for Suburban Development Marlene […]

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Colin Radford Appointed WorkSafe Victoria’s New Chief Executive

Colin Radford Appointed WorkSafe Victoria’s New Chief Executive

30 October 2019

Victoria Attorney General Jill Hennessy WorkSafe Chief Executive And Board Members Appointed Victor P Taffa Andrews Government today announced Colin Radford as WorkSafe Victoria’s new Chief Executive. John Merritt has been appointed as the new Chair of WorkSafe’s Board, while Elizabeth Lukin and Julie Warren have both been appointed as Board Directors. “I congratulate Mr. […]

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Design And Building Practitioners Bill 2019 Introduced To Parliament

Design And Building Practitioners Bill 2019 Introduced To Parliament

23 October 2019

New South Wales Minister for Better Regulation Kevin Anderson Strong Foundations Set For Building Reform Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government continues to deliver on its promised suite of reforms to the building and construction industry, with the introduction of the Design and Building Practitioners Bill 2019 to the New South Wales Parliament today. […]

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Adelaide Oval Hotel Development Works Get Underway

Adelaide Oval Hotel Development Works Get Underway

11 October 2019

South Australia Minister for Infrastructure Stephan Knoll Adelaide Oval Hotel Progressing At Pace Victor P Taffa Marshall Government has welcomed news that the Adelaide Oval Hotel development is continuing to progress with major works starting on-site today. It has also been revealed today that the Adelaide Oval Hotel will start taking bookings from March 2020 […]

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Construction Of 1,500 New Homes Gets Underway For Queenslanders

Construction Of 1,500 New Homes Gets Underway For Queenslanders

08 October 2019

Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni 1,400 Jobs Building New Homes For Queenslanders Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government’s key housing construction initiative has reached a major milestone well ahead of schedule, commencing construction of 1,500 homes and supporting almost 1,400 additional jobs across Queensland. Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick […]

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Dwellings Approvals Down 3.9 % August 2019

Dwellings Approvals Down 3.9 % August 2019

04 October 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In August Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved fell 3.9 % in August 2019, in trend terms, and has fallen for 21 months, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Fall continues to be driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which decreased […]

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Building And Development Certifiers Draft Regulation 2019 Released By Minister

Building And Development Certifiers Draft Regulation 2019 Released By Minister

30 September 2019

New South Wales Minister for Better Regulation Kevin Anderson Building Reform Surges Ahead With New Certifiers Regulation Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government is continuing to deliver on its commitment to reforming the building and construction industry, with the release of the draft Building and Development Certifiers Regulation 2019. Minister for Better Regulation and […]

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Dwellings Approvals For Tasmania 5.8 % Up July 2019

Dwellings Approvals For Tasmania 5.8 % Up July 2019

30 August 2019

Tasmania Minister for Building and Construction Elise Archer Building Approvals Through The Roof Victor P Taffa ABS figures released today for July 2019 confirms Tasmania’s housing sector remains the strongest in the nation, with more to come, Minister for Building and Construction Elise Archer said. In the year to July 2019 there were 3,137 dwellings […]

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